Thursday February 11, 2016
02/02/2016 - 12:16pm
ACKLEY – Three games without its leading scorer and rebounding and the AGWSR boys’ basketball team has responded just fine.
Ask coach Russ Banzhaf and he was particularly impressed with his team’s defense in the Cougars’ latest conquest, a 60-24 rout of non-conference opponent Belmond-Klemme on Thursday, Jan. 28.
02/02/2016 - 12:13pm
ACKLEY – In spite of being out-rebounded by non-conference foe Belmond-Klemme, AGWSR’s girls’ basketball team found a way to win at home on Thursday, Jan. 28.
The Cougars got some key blocks and were 6-of-9 from the free throw line in the final minute to earn the 59-54 win over the visiting Broncos.
“Our rebounding, at...
02/02/2016 - 12:08pm
BRITT – A 15-3 West Hancock team turned the West Fork girls’ basketball squad over way too many times for the Warhawks to be competitive in an eventual 70-37 defeat on Saturday, Jan. 30 in a cross-divisional Top of Iowa Conference game.
The Eagles, once ranked in Class 1A, aggressively pressed and went for steals in taking 10-point...
02/02/2016 - 12:03pm
HAMPTON – While shooting only 30 percent from the field and even worse from beyond the three-point line, Hampton-Dumont’s boys’ basketball team found itself in an early hole it couldn’t get out of against 14-2, 9-1 (NCC) Algona in a 70-47 loss.
It was the fifth straight defeat for H-D despite another double-double for...
01/26/2016 - 12:56pm
SHEFFIELD – With a three-pointer early in the second half of the Class 3A No. 7 Hampton-Dumont girls' basketball team's game, senior guard Jordan Prantner became the second Bulldog to reach the 1000-point career scoring mark on Saturday, Jan. 23.
Prantner became the ninth H-D player to reach the mark in 5-on-5 history, following...